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Update - February 2019

What happened? Judging by the silence here, I must have been busy… The christmas holiday brought along Rockstar’s Red Dead Redemption 2, some well deserved relaxation and good company of family and friends. I took on a project for a friend some weeks before that though, she needed a portfolio website. The site’s done from a technical perspective, currently being filled with content as it’s supposed to go online soon. [...]


jQuery Multiselect Filter

Filter requirements I spent quite some time working on a friend’s portfolio website recently. She wanted to get rid of some sort of hosted service, moving to her own website. Showcasing her work was clearly the focus of the site, so it also needed to provide some decent filtering of the portfolio items. The site itself was supposed to be built with Hugo that already provides a ton of functionality in terms of taxonomy and content metadata. [...]


Site Redesign

Redesign When this site was put together initially, it was basically a prototype for some kind of blog/portfolio kind of thing. Now, about 6 months later, there’s been a slight redesign - the first of many I’m afraid… Anyway, this post will probably just serve me as a personal tracker of what’s changed, so here we go: Behind the scenes Reduced Bootstrap 4 to the bare minimum of required components, thereby reducing the size of the CSS significantly. [...]


Microsoft Integration Stencils Pack for Visio

Great shapes! I recently had to work on some infographics and marketing imagery for a pretty complex piece of software. Googling up stuff like industry 4.0 or software development lifecycle infographics lead to a bunch of different “buy your image” kind of sites, going through them didn’t yield anything suitable though. What made the whole procedure even more complicated, was the need for an SVG image. That requirement lead to the idea of doing the whole thing in Visio eventually, which is capable of producing SVGs from drawings natively. [...]